mlb Game Recap< BACK

Detroit Downed 5-2 By Cleveland - Matthew Boyd Takes Loss

Detroit struck out 12 times against Shane Bieber in losing 5-2 to Cleveland on Thursday at Comerica Park.

Cleveland won as a -159 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 7 were rewarded at the payout window.

Shane Bieber earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 12, walking 4, and allowing 1 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Eddie Rosario in the win.

Detroit's starting pitcher Derek Holland worked 1 innings, giving up 1 hits and 1 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Jonathan Schoop in a losing cause.

Cleveland outhit their counterparts 8-3 in the game.

Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Toronto. Detroit will aim to get back on the winning track vs. New York.